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  1. Senate bill would give new power to DC governmentRead the original story w/Photo

    4 min ago | The Washington Post

    A Senate subcommittee has approved a major spending bill that would grant the District of Columbia full control over its local budget and laws.

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  2. Will There Be Tax Credit Subsidies for Health Coverage Purchased on the FederalRead the original story

    1 hr ago | JD Supra

    There is no letup in the intensity of the litigation wars surrounding the Affordable Care Act or in the significance of the matters at issue.

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  3. Congress must work to ensure sufficient availability of federal disaster assistance: reader opinionRead the original story

    8 min ago | Alabama Live

    What constitutes a major disaster? The Senate Subcommittee on Emergency Management, Intergovernmental Affairs, and the District of Columbia takes up this question this week, and the answer significantly affects our nation's response to disasters.

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  4. Senate bill would give new power to DC governmentRead the original story w/Photo

    12 min ago | Washington Examiner

    A Senate subcommittee has approved a major spending bill that would grant the District of Columbia full control over its local budget and laws.

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  5. Georgia children's wellbeing lags most states, report saysRead the original story

    28 min ago | Athens Banner-Herald

    Georgia improved one ranking spot in the latest edition of the "KIDS COUNT Data Book," compiled annually by the Annie E. Casey Foundation.

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  6. On his marriage, he wrote: "This is what I believe: something of the...Read the original story

    40 min ago | The Jewish Press

    Both of Sigmund Freud's parents came from devout Jewish families. His father marked Sigmund's birth with the following Hebrew notation in the family Chumash : "My son Shlomo Sigmund was born on Rosh Chodesh Iyar [5]616, May 6, 1856.

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  7. Twitter town hall on Common Core implementation on July 24Read the original story

    1 hr ago | BoardBuzz

    Now that New York, the District of Columbia, and others are tapping the brakes on their implementation of CCSS, school district officials have additional time to reflect, regroup, and discuss their plans for implementation of these standards.

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  8. Leta s treat gun safety as a public health issueRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | The Olympian

    Common sense would seem to suggest the latter. Cars are everywhere. We are an auto-obsessed nation.

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  9. How Car Ownership Helps the Working Poor Get AheadRead the original story

    1 hr ago | National Journal

    Buses stop right outside LaToyia Newman-Gross's apartment in suburban Columbia, Md.

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  10. When Did Your State Adopt Its Cigarette Tax?Read the original story

    1 hr ago | Tax Foundation

    This week's map takes a look at when each state first adopted its cigarette tax.

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  11. Obamacare Getaway 5 Us territories released from health care lawRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Fox News

    The Obama administration is coming under fire for once again making a unilateral change to ObamaCare -- this time, quietly exempting the five U.S. territories and their more than 4 million residents from virtually all major provisions of the health care law.

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  12. House Republican suggests giving DC back to Md.Read the original story

    2 hrs ago | WTOP-FM Washington

    A House Republican who chairs a subcommittee overseeing the District of Columbia is suggesting giving most of the District back to Maryland and "possibly" getting rid of the local government.

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  13. Halbig v Burwell: D.C. Appeals Court Strikes Obamacare Health Insurance SubsidiesRead the original story

    2 hrs ago | JD Supra

    The U.S. Court of Appeals for the D.C. Circuit ruled, in a 2-to-1 decision, in Halbig v.

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  14. Federal Courts Issue Conflicting Decisions on Affordable Care Act SubsidiesRead the original story

    2 hrs ago | JD Supra

    Executive Summary: On July 22, 2014, two different federal appeals courts issued conflicting decisions on the availability of subsidies for health insurance purchased by individuals on Exchanges established by the federal government under the Affordable Care Act .

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  15. HHS releases Obamacare statistics in wake of ruling that could unravel planRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | MarketWatch

    Just as the Department of Health and Human Services hit a rough patch this week with a court ruling that could unravel Obamacare, HHS officials released a barrage of statistics early Thursday that it hopes will paint the massive health-insurance program in a more complimentary light.

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  16. East Los HighRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | UB Reporter

    "The important thing is that the audience didn't just passively watch the drama.

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  17. DC activists plan to mock Harris at district officeRead the original story

    2 hrs ago | Worcester County Times

    DC activists plan to mock Harris at district office The faux "constituent service day," organized by the DC Vote organization, takes a poke at Harris.

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  18. Payroll Software: Employers in TX Now Accommodated with EzPaycheck Two User Network VersionRead the original story

    2 hrs ago | SBWire

    Priced at $89 per installation for new customers, ezPaycheck payroll tax solution is affordable for any size business.

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  19. VA to Join Higher Ed Distance Learning AgreementRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | NBC29

    Virginia higher education officials are working to make it easier for students to take online classes and for universities to offer them.

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  20. Federal Judge in Colorado Rules Marriage Ban UnconstitutionalRead the original story

    3 hrs ago | Common Dreams

    Yesterday U.S. District Judge Raymond Moore ruled that Colorado's discriminatory state ban excluding same-sex couples from the freedom to marry is unconstitutional.

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